Burnham-On-Sea Sailing Regatta gets underway
summer weather created great conditions for competitors at Burnham-On-Sea's
annual Sailing Regatta over the weekend.
event, organised by Burnham Sailing Club, saw six yachts racing
on Saturday and a further ten yachts in action on Sunday.
regatta continues next weekend with races on Saturday June 13th
and Sunday June 14th.
Sapphire, skippered by David Jackson, won Saturday's race while
Sunday's competition was won by Merlin, skippered by Andy Walker.
club's David Humphrey told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It was windy
at times during the weekend but sunny and dry and we've had a
good start to the regatta week with two further days of races
regatta week will see a hog roast at Burnham Yacht Club on Saturday
evening and the prizegiving cerenony on Sunday evening.
The sailing action underway in Burnham on Sunday morning (Photos:
Burnham-On-Sea.com & Mike Lang)